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Loschmidt number

Pronunciation: lo'shmidt

Definition: the number of molecules in 1 cm3 of ideal gas at 0°C and 1 atm of pressure; Avogadro number divided by 22,414 (2.6868 × 1019 cm-3).

[Joseph Loschmidt]

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